I have followed the steps in https://www.digitalocean.com/community/tutorials/how-to-acquire-a-let-s-encrypt-certificate-using-dns-validation-with-acme-dns-certbot-on-ubuntu-18-04
After installing dns validated ssl, my site failed to load! looking for fix. earlier my site has worked fine
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Issue is, database not started, after starting manually works like gem
In addition to what’s already been mentioned, you can check if the DNS of the domain name is pointed correctly, both the www and non-www records.
You can examine the server logs as per Bobby’s advise as this will provide some information on what’s going on with the website requests.
Are you using Nginx or Apache?
I would recommend a few things:
/var/logs/nginx/error.logor for Apache:
systemctl status nginxor
systemctl status apache2
Depending on which one you are using, I would also suggest following the steps here:
How To Troubleshoot Common Nginx Errors
How To Troubleshoot Common Apache Errors
Feel free to share some of the output of the commands here so I can advise you further!